Buckinghamshire Parishes

Wolverton Parish

Church: Holy Trinity

Hundred: Newport

Poor Law District: Pottersbury

Size (acres): 2325

Easting & Northing: 481240

Grid Ref SP810400 Click to see map

Articles

 

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General

There are many ways to date an old photograph including identifying the photographer who took the picture and finding out when they were trading. This section lists Victorian and Edwardian photographers in Buckinghamshire including portrait and landscape photographers. The approximate dates for ea

Maps

Newport Hundred - Description from Sheahan 1861

Wolverton

Wolverton Parish (Pop, 417) One Sunday School, with 15 males and 20 females supported by Mrs. Featherstone, (commenced since 1818); and a School in which females are taught to make lace. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.span.fon_container{ height:15px !important; white-space:

Wolverton

I was born in 1894 in Wolverton where I lived until 1942. When three years old I started school in Wolverton Infants' School. This school was then in the building which is now the Market Hall. The playground is now occupied by the Church Institute.

Wolverton

There are some interesting photographs and maps of the Wolverton Carriage Works, originally constructed for the London & North Eastern Railway. Take a look at http://thetimechamber.co.uk/beta/sites/everything-else/wolverton-railway-works-buckinghamshire

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Map

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Wolverton

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Wolverton PARISH Holy Trinity
Wlverintone NAMES name for Wolverton in Domesday Book in 1086
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Horsefair Green. First Mentioned: 1657. Built 1823
Independent/URC NON-CONFORMIST Radcliffe Street. First Mentioned: 1866. Rebuilt 1890
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST Church Street. First Mentioned: 1840. Rebuilt 1870
Stonebridgehouse PLACE within the parish
Wolverton Station PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Archeology & History Archeology & History
Buckinghamshire Remembers - McCorquodale Buckinghamshire Remembers - McCorquodale & Co Ltd War Memorial
Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Plans held by Milton Keynes Museum Plans held by Milton Keynes Museum
Roll of Honour - War Memorial Roll of Honour - War Memorial
Town History Town History
Town History Town History
Wolverton Living Archive Wolverton Living Archive
Wolverton Local Heritage Initiative Wolverton Local Heritage Initiative
Wolverton Railway Wolverton Railway
Search The National Archives for Wolverton Search The National Archives for Wolverton
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St George the Martyr Buckinghamshire Remembers - St George the Martyr
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Old Wolverton Buckinghamshire Remembers - Old Wolverton
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Wolverton Cemetery Buckinghamshire Remembers - Wolverton Cemetery
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass

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Photographs

 

Photographs in our Gallery Photographs in our Gallery
Pictures in the Frith collection Pictures in the Frith collection

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Places Library

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Wolverton

Part: Building Conservation in Milton Keynes -- Photographs and brief descriptions of important buildings in Bletchley, Broughton, Fenny Stratford, Great Linford, Loughton, Milton Keynes, Shenley, Simpson, Stony Stratford, Willen, Wolverton, Woughton-on-the-Green, Inc. Map 1971

Weight (grams): 690      Library Ref: BP527

Population

These population figures are based on the Census results. The boundaries are those used in the particular census which may vary over time..

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1801238
1811258
1821335
1831417
18411261
18512070
18612370
18712804
18813611
18914147
19015323
19117384
19217327
1931N/A
1941N/A
19515856
19616077
19716383
1981N/A
1991N/A

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Wolverton   St George the Martyr   Baptisms   1844   1903   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton aka S Stratford   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1864   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Wolverton   Holy Trinity   Baptisms   1536   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton   St George the Martyr   Marriages   1847   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton   Holy Trinity   Marriages   1536   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton aka S Stratford   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1854   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton   St George the Martyr   Burials   1844   1905   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton aka S Stratford   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1871   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wolverton   Holy Trinity   Burials   1536   1903   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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Register Library

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Details: Mar: 1536-1850 Bucks FHS1995

Size: (2 mfc)      Weight (grams): 31      Library Ref: PR66

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Surnames

These were extracted from our own records and presented as a guide.

PositionBefore 1700   18th Century   19th Century   Overall Surnames  
1PERRYSMITHBROWNBROWN
2SMYTHDURRANTSMITHSMITH
3MILLERCLARKGREENGREEN
4NEWMANGLEEDROBINSONROBINSON
5CLARKECOOKMEACHAMJONES
6PUTNAMBROWNJONESMEACHAM
7HALLHARRISWALKERSCOTT
8WOTTONPAINESCOTTCLARKE
9RAYEWILLSBALDWINWALKER
10BOTTERELLSCOTTCLARKEHALL